Grand Opening of New Verizon Wireless Kiosk in Santa Fe, New Mexico

SANTA FE, NM — Who: Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce president, Simon BrackleyChamber AmbassadorsRepresentatives of Verizon Wireless

What: The grand opening of Verizon Wireless' newest kiosk in Santa Fe. The kiosk will host an array of activities including a "wire-cutting," radio remote and giveaways.

Verizon Wireless has invested $150 million in its network in New Mexico and El Paso in the past five years. With the new store, the company now has 11 owned- and operated locations in New Mexico.

When/where: Santa Fe Place Mall4250 Cerrillos Rd.

Friday, September 15, 20064:30 p.m. ceremonial wire-cutting with the Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce

Saturday, September 16, 200612 to 2 p.m. KZRR 94.1 FM radio remoteGrand Opening shopper benefits:

  • Verizon Wireless giveaways

  • Family fun — face painting and balloon animals

  • Grand Opening phone offer (Sept. 16 only): get up to three free Motorola v325 camera phones when you buy one for only $29.99 (requires 2-year activation)

CONTACT: Jenny Weaver 480-763-6321

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